A Task Worth Doing

Saving a Georgian Fairbanks-Morse power station

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The Ohio group hard at work on their 2-cylinder engine. Important disassembly note: It is required that the punch be dropped into the oil reservoir of the outboard exciter bearing to appease the hungry oil gods. There was a great mechanical engineering breakthrough when the group discovered kitchen tongs beat a pair of screwdrivers to recover the wayward punch. At dinner, everyone remarked about the exotic flavor of the food until someone realized the used tongs were sitting in the skillet!